Profiles

Elise Raimi: International Aid Consultant Turned Mom/Co-Director of ‘Listen To Your Mother Spokane’

Elise and I originally met when we were both participating in The Moms, a panel on local morning show Good Day Spokane (hosted by Kjerstin Bell, who’s joined us before here on The Woodsy). While the panel was a great way to get to know other moms in the area, I was especially curious about a… Read More Elise Raimi: International Aid Consultant Turned Mom/Co-Director of ‘Listen To Your Mother Spokane’

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Karyna Hamilton: Former Advocate, Current Business Owner, Yogurt Expert & Inspiration

Editor’s note: listening back over Karyna’s interview reminded me of some of my favorite podcasts. She’s calm and thoughtful and intentional when she speaks, and she’s just wise. There’s really no other word for it. Her small business, Flora Yogurt Company, is well known in the Spokane area, as is the Thursday Market that she manages… Read More Karyna Hamilton: Former Advocate, Current Business Owner, Yogurt Expert & Inspiration

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Erika Kelly: Small Business Owner, Maker & Portlander Who Sews

Erika and Portland Apron Company were brought to our attention by a mutual friend (shout-out to Leah). Aside from the glowing endorsement we heard, the research we did made it clear that her creative entrepreneurship was a natural fit to profile. Following a passion? Check. Developing and adapting her PNW-based business? Check. Commitments to sustainability… Read More Erika Kelly: Small Business Owner, Maker & Portlander Who Sews

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Kristen Millares Young: Seattle-Based Journalist, Novelist & Nonprofit Co-Founder

We connected with Kristen through an online writing community, and were thrilled that she was willing to be profiled. Her insights on the PNW, on the field of journalism, and as co-founder of nonprofit newsroom InvestigateWest, can apply to all of us…plus we now have a new way to drink coffee that we’re desperate to try.… Read More Kristen Millares Young: Seattle-Based Journalist, Novelist & Nonprofit Co-Founder